BAYWOOD CONTINENTAL LIMITED (BCL) recently held a Multi-media Business Press Conference which was attended by representatives from the Print, electronic and social media. Baywood Continental Limited, which was founded in 1989, is a wholly Nigerian owned integrated Oil & Gas Technical Service ; ISO 9001: 2008 Certified company. Emperor Chris Baywood Ibe, President/CEO of the company described the event as an opportunity to share the company’s vision and business agenda with broad-ranging stakeholders within and outside Nigeria.
Emperor Chris Baywood Ibe noted that BCL had made massive investments in all key sectors of the company’s operations in order to sharpen its competitive edge and re-enforce its leadership position in line with the corporate mission to be the ‘’Provider of Energy Services that meet and exceed client expectations ALWAYS’ .
………… BCL IS POISED FOR GREATER HEIGHTS
President/CEO of BCL, Emperor Chris Baywood Ibe sounded a note of optimism about the company’s future prospects. He said the company was focused on achieving excellence in performance standards in its core business and also exploring viable opportunities in the sector. “The future for Baywood Continental Ltd is extremely exciting and we are looking to upscale our operations especially, Marginal Fields, acquisition of matured Oil fields from Oil Majors and explore new frontiers in the Energy sector such as cluster power generation using abundant gas for upcoming new cities and towns”
………………………. SO MANY INDUSTRY FIRSTS BY BAYWOOD CONTINENTAL LTD
Said Emperor Ibe, “Over the years, our company has achieved a widely acclaimed track record for excellence in our project deliveries with a number of INDUSTRY FIRSTS. BCL is the first to have engineered, designed and constructed the largest on-shore gas pipeline in Nigeria for TOTAL Exploration & Production. This project being BCLs’ flagship under OML 58 Upgrade Obite-Ubeta-Rumuji (O.U.R)is a 42” X 46km gas pipeline a major artery supplying gas to ALAOJI power plant for power generation to the grid as well as gas supply to NLNG.
Additionally, BCL is first to carry out RIVER CROSSING through HDD of the largest bore pipe of 1km crossing through SAMBRERO RIVER. It is a record setting feat in the Nigerian Oil Industry by an indigenous company. BCL has also demonstrated an impressive capacity in our project delivery records viz,
We have constantly supported our clients towards ensuring value- for- money audit in such areas as facility upgrade and construction enabling them to produce, process & export through the export terminals where we have held our own. These terminals include and not limited to
- Escravos Terminal operated by Chevron
- Forcados Terminal operated by SHELL
- Bonny Terminal operated by SHELL
- AKPO FPSO Operated by TOTAL in deep water
- Sea Eagle FPSO Operated by SHELL
Each of this terminals supports NNPC and her joint venture partners thereby ensuring that Nigeria’s production and export quotas are achieved in alignment with national economic objectives. This clearly shows that Baywood Continental Ltd is THE LEADER in the industry.
………….. OVER 30 MILLION MANHOURS ZERO FATALITY SAFETY RECORD
Emperor Chris Baywood Ibe also touted the company’s impressive safety record which he described as “unparalleled and unrivalled in industry” . He said “To date BCL has achieved over 30 million man-hours with an industry unparalleled ZERO FATALITY record while providing cost-effective and fit for purpose solutions for our Client’s projects in challenging onshore and offshore locations”.
………...” BCL IS A CSR-FOCUSED COMPANY”
Emperor Chris Baywood Ibe also shared the company’s passionate commitment to its Corporate Social Responsibility obligations. He said because Baywood Continental Ltd fully acknowledged that operational, economic, environmental, public, and social issues were all integrally relevant to the company’s immediate and future business objectives, the company would therefore continue to design and implement a broad range of corporate social responsibility programmes focused on creating and sustaining values for stakeholders. Said Emperor Ibe: “As a demonstration of our unwavering commitment to Corporate Social Responsibility we always strive to affect positively the lives of our host communities by providing employment, transportation, water supply and affordable health care such as in Escravos, Forcados, Bonny Island, Emuhuoa, Obite, Rumuji to mention but a few of our work locations. BCL also sponsored The Baywood Golf Tournament at the Ikoyi Club to promote health and wellness among Nigerians”.
………...A MULTIPLE AWARD WINNING COMPANY.
Emperor Chris Baywood Ibe recalled the origins of the company as a procurement company in 1989 and key strategic and organisational decisions taken with respect to maximizing the available opportunities in the Nigerian Oil and Gas Sector which enabled the company become a frontline player in the sector. “BCL is a proud foremost member of PETAN (Petroleum Technology Association of Nigeria) and won the 2014 Industry Achievement Award. We provide service support for all the major International Oil Companies in Nigeria such as Shell, Total, Chevron and have won many industry-relevant awards in Technology and Safety” said Emperor Ibe.
………….BCL IS RE-BRANDING FOR GREATER HEIGHTS
President /CEO of BCL, Emperor Chris Baywood Ibe has expressed confidence that the company would be more active and upscale its organizational brand visibility across the print, electronic and social media platforms. “Baywood Continental Limited is re-branding to achieve a brand equity balance between current and projected profile of the company. We have developed the broad and specific elements of the company strategy to actualize this vision. Therefore, the BCL organizational brand is one to watch out for” Emperor Ibe declared. He also assured that BCL would continue to nurture the harmonious and mutually beneficial relationship with the media.